The constitutional changes brought about by the Government of India Act of 1935, which resulted in the transfer of the subject of prisons in the control of provincial governments, further reduced the possibilities of uniform implementation of the recommendations of the Indian Jails Committee 1919-1920 in the country.
Government of India has allowed States to avail up to 50% of their borrowing requirement for the Financial Year 2020-21, in April 2020 itself. Apr 09, 2020 GoI Consent under Art 293(3) […]
Year-End Review: Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dated On: 30 DEC 2019 Major Achievements of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) during the calendar year 2019 […]
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 – focus on granting Indian Citizenship to persons belonging to Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities on ground of religious persecution in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. Marathon deliberations held by Union Home Minister with various stakeholders from North East and their concerns against the CAB 2019 addressed in the final Amendment Act.
Provided that the English language shall be used for purposes of communication between the Union and a State which has not adopted Hindi as its official language
1st February to 13th March, 1950 Cabinet ministers Prime Minister and Minister of External Affairs— The Honourable Shri Jawaharlal Nehru. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Affairs and the States— Honourable Sardar […]
Under the Government of India (Allocation of Business) Rules, 1961, made by the President of India under article 77(3) of the Constitution of India, the Legislative Department is concerned with the drafting of Bills, including the business of the Draftsmen in Select Committees,drafting and promulgation of Ordinances and Regulations; enactment of State Acts as President’s Acts, whenever required; scrutiny of statutory Rules and Orders.
Formed on: 15 August 1947 Portfolio Minister Took office Left office Party Prime Minister Minister of External Affairs and Commonwealth Relations Minister of Scientific Research Jawaharlal Nehru 15 August 1947 Second Nehru ministry INC […]